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Culture/People:
Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
attributed to Nellie Star Boy Menard, Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux], 1910-2001  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Hide thong/Babiche, brass beads, bone hairpipe/hairpipes, cowrie shell/shells
Techniques:
Strung, carved, perforated
Dimensions:
18.4 x 4.3 x 1.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Rosebud Reservation; Todd County; South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962-1963
Collection History:
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Tipi Shop (Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center, Rapid City, South Dakota) in 1963; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Catalog Number:
26/1287
Barcode:
261287.000
See related items:
Sicangu Lakota [Rosebud Sioux]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64e0e0df6-3276-4abf-8d80-d3c45558ebdc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277384